Ubuntu 12.04 LTS / 12.10 / 13.04 : suds vulnerability (USN-2008-1)

Ubuntu Security Notice (C) 2013 Canonical, Inc. / NASL script (C) 2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote Ubuntu host is missing a security-related patch.

Description :

Ralph Loader discovered that Suds incorrectly handled temporary files.
A local attacker could possibly use this issue to overwrite arbitrary
files. In the default installation of Ubuntu, this should be prevented
by the Yama link restrictions.

Solution :

Update the affected python-suds package.

Risk factor :

Low / CVSS Base Score : 1.2
(CVSS2#AV:L/AC:H/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N)
CVSS Temporal Score : 1.0
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Ubuntu Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 70608 ()

Bugtraq ID: 60827

CVE ID: CVE-2013-2217